Headlines Tagged with Massachusetts — 6,450 headlines found
200,000 Massachusetts smokers on Monday urged a state judge to award it more than $600 million in its suit alleging Philip Morris USA Inc. falsely advertised Marlboro Lights cigarettes delivered less tar and nicotine to users, saying that the product was
Nov 23, 2015 Law360
added Nov 24, 2015 21:24
In the past two years, communities around the country have begun to follow Needham's lead. To date, more than 50 communities in seven states have raised their tobacco sales age to 21, including New York City in 2014. And the momentum keeps growing. And a
Apr 2, 2015 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 3, 2015 23:06
The report, titled “Designed for Addiction,” was released on the fifth anniversary of the law President Barack Obama signed in 2009 that gave the Food and Drug Administration the power to regulate tobacco products.
Jun 25, 2014 Boston (MA) Globe
added Jun 25, 2014 06:47
In a ruling released Thursday, the state Civil Service Commission said the town had cause to fire Kenneth Morehouse in January 2012 after he was caught violating a statewide ban on police and firefighters smoking on or off the job. The ban has been in pl
Apr 26, 2013 Quincy (MA) Patriot Ledger
added Apr 26, 2013 06:53
A quick cigarette was anything but for Joe Raposo. The Fall River man was detained for four hours at the Buffalo Niagara Airport on Monday, being questioned by airport police and the FBI. His crime: Lighting up in the lavatory.
Aug 29, 2012 Fall River (MA) Herald News
added Aug 29, 2012 05:13
Local teenagers have more opportunities to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products in local stores than their peers in many other Massachusetts cities, said city Health Director MaryAnn O'Connor and an anti-smoking advocate working with the city.
Jul 23, 2012 Lynn (MA) Daily Item
added Jul 24, 2012 14:10
[Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania] Federal agents cart off boxes from Scranton tobacco business
Jun 7, 2012 Wilkes Barre (PA) Citizen's Voice
added Jun 8, 2012 17:12
May 13, 2012 Wicked Local (MA)
added May 15, 2012 19:46
Judge’s ruling could double $152m total
Sep 2, 2011 Boston (MA) Globe
added Sep 4, 2011 00:00
R.J. Reynolds, Philip Morris and an auto parts company should pay $27 million in damages for selling cigarettes and asbestos-laden brakes that combined to cause a man’s fatal lung cancer, counsel...
Oct 5, 2018 Law360
added Oct 6, 2018 19:18